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Kuwait
Nickname(s)

Al-Azraq (The Blue)

(The Blue Wave)
Association Kuwait Football Association
Confederation AFC (Asia)
Sub-confederation WAFF (West Asia)
Head coach Romeo Jozak
Most caps Bader Al-Mutawa (168)
Top scorer Bashar Abdullah (75)
Home stadium Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium
FIFA code KUW
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 158 Steady (7 February 2019)
Highest 24 (December 1998)
Lowest 189 (December 2017)
Elo ranking
Current 97 Steady (3 March 2019)
Highest 26 (11 December 1998)
Lowest 102 (February 2008)
First international
Flag of Kuwait 1940-1961.png Kuwait 2–2 Libya 
(Morocco; 3 September 1961)
Biggest win
 Kuwait 20–0 Bhutan 
(Kuwait City, Kuwait; 14 February 2000)
Biggest defeat
 United Arab Republic 8–0 Kuwait Flag of Kuwait 1940-1961.png
(Morocco; 4 September 1961)
 Portugal 8–0 Kuwait Kuwait
(Leiria, Portugal; 19 November 2003)
World Cup
Appearances 1 (first in 1982)
Best result Group Stage, 1982
Asian Cup
Appearances 10 (first in 1972)
Best result Champions, 1980

Kuwait national football team is the national football team of Kuwait.

Most appearances

Pos Player Apps Goals Career
1 Bashar Abdullah 134 1996-present
2 Wail Sulaiman Al-Habashi 109 1986-1996
2 Nohair Al-Shammari 109 1996-present
4 Jamal Mubarak 108 1994-2004

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